burnt-out burnt-out

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) exhausted as a result of longtime stress
  2. (adj) inoperative as a result of heat or friction
  3. (adj) destroyed or badly damaged by fire

Usage(s):

  1. Reaching her house, she looked up at the burnt-out shell.
  2. The band split in 2003, burnt-out after their rocket to fame.
  3. Finally, though, all that will be left in the cosmos will be black holes, the burnt-out cinders of stars and the dead husks of planets.

News

  1. PHOTO GALLERY: High School Baseball All-Stars

    The Hattiesburg Police Department is investigating the death of a man found in a burnt-out Willis... - 8:13 pm
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Hattiesburg American

  2. Hood: Sheriffs can ban open guns from courthouses

    The Hattiesburg Police Department is investigating the death of a man found in a burnt-out Willis... - 8:13 pm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Hattiesburg American

  3. Hattiesburg police investigate death of unknown man

    The Hattiesburg Police Department is investigating a deceased man found in a burnt-out Willis Avenue home.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Hattiesburg American

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